Advising Information by College

Do you have questions about how your classes will transfer in towards your degree progression?   Here are some great Advising Tools you can use prior to attending NAU.

Online Advising Tools

  • See how your credits will transfer towards your degree plan and plan your path forward using Jacks Path.
  • Review suggested 4-year plans by major with Progression Plans
If you want or need additional information about transferring your credit hour.  E-mail one of our Transfer Specialists today at

All freshman (0-24 credits) and students exploring a major are advised at the Gateway Student Success Center.  If you are transferring in as a sophomore or higher, you will be assigned an advisor in your college of study.

For students who have not yet declared a major you will need to contact Gateway Student Success Center for advising.  

College of Arts and Letters

College of Arts and Letters Advisors - Includes majors like:

  • Philosophy
  • English
  • Music

College of Education

Includes majors like:

  • Special and elementary education
  • Early childhood education
  • Elementary education

Additional information on Advising for Sophomore, Junior and Senior Education majors.

College of Engineering, Forestry, and Natural Sciences

Includes majors like:

  • Computer science
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Biology
  • Forestry

For additional information go to:

College of Health and Human Services

Includes majors like:

  • Dental Hygiene
  • Communication Sciences & Disorders
  • School of Nursing
College of Health and Human Services list of advisors

 College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

 Includes majors like:

  • Criminology and criminal justice
  • Electronic media and film
  • Psychology

Contact the SBS advising office.

 The W.A. Franke College of Business

Includes majors like:

  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Economics
Academic advising for transfer students.